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Daikoku plaiting a rope
  • Matsuo Shūzan
    active 1860–1870
    active: Japan
  • Daikoku plaiting a rope, circa 1860s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 193 x 127 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 76 x 50 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1557

Color print of a small man holding a bundle of wheat. He is wearing a blue robe and gray hat, and seated on the ground. There is calligraphy throughout the top of the print. Three haiku by Shun'en.